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How to control your background with a 70 - 200 telephoto lens

Patrick Hall from Fstoppers.com talks about his favorite lens, the 70 to 200. Many people might consider this a sports lens, but Patrick wants to …

Photography

How to Get the Most Out of Your Camera

Not sure why your images aren't quite what you want them to be?Well, it might be because your camera isn't set up to allow you to take shots quickly …

Photography Tips

10 Abandoned Places to Discover in Manhattan, NYC

While it isn’t surprisingly to know that some of New York City’s larger outer boroughs have several abandoned locations, many New Yorkers may not …

31 Best Bike Gadgets and Accessories for Design-Minded Riders

Whether you’re a casual rider, a daily commuter, or a pro cyclist, having the right gear for the journey can […]31 Best Bike Gadgets and Accessories …

Electric Vehicles

The best NYC restaurants hidden in weird places

If the rise in speakeasy bars’ concepts and Instagrammable eateries tells us anything about today’s dining culture, it’s that the off-the-plate …

Over 75 Immersive Installations Will Take Place at New York City's Photoville Festival 2017

Free and open to the public.<p>Photoville is set to launch its annual photography exhibition at New York City’s Brooklyn Bridge Plaza. The upcoming function—which takes place in shipping containers—will have over 75 exhibitions on display alongside a panel discussion helmed by the chief photographer …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s one-pot wonders – recipes

The combination of meat and grain is an ancient tradition. Such one-pot wonders have been simmering away for centuries, not least for reasons of necessity and efficiency: necessity in that the addition of a starch is a way to make meat stretch further; efficiency in that, by cooking everything in a …

Onions

8 predictions for the future of IoT in 2017

Every year IoT brings new things to biotechnology, manufacturing, home living and every aspect of our daily lives. We’ve seen it disrupt traditional industries, transform our cities and contribute to the autonomous transport of the future.<p>It sits in an ecosystem where machine learning, AI and data …

Internet of Things

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Happiness

The Best Health Documentaries on Netflix to Kick-Start Your 2018 Resolutions

It seems counterintuitive: Sit down and stream these health documentaries to kick-start your wellness resolutions—but hear us out. While …

34 Amazing South America Adventure Experiences

When people think of South America adventure, they think of a destination in rawness, vast wilderness and spectacular scenery. The amount of outdoor …

15 Stunning World Heritage Sites To Check Off Your Travel Bucket List

Not every tourist destination on the planet is legally protected by the United Nations, but there are plenty of reasons these made the cut.<p>No travel bucket list would be complete without a World Heritage Site or two. They're rife with photo ops, yes, but the beautiful landscapes aren't the only …

NFL

China is at the forefront of manipulating DNA to create a new class of superhumans

Would you want to alter your future children’s genes to make them smarter, stronger, or better looking? As the state of science brings prospects like these closer to reality, an international debate has been raging over the ethics of enhancing human capacities with biotechnologies such as so-called …

Molecular Biology

The best brunch in NYC

Brunch may be a New York institution, but too often the perfect brunch experience gets messed up by long lines, watered-down mimosas and substandard …

How to tell if you’re a workaholic

There’s a difference between pulling long hours and having an out-of-control urge to work. But where’s the line?<p>Everyone loves a hard worker.<p>In fact, pulling long hours on the job and earning big is considered by many to be the modern mark of success. Being labelled a workaholic is, as often as …

Mental Health

Wine is Good for Your Brain, According to Science

Well, at least we've got that.<p>Winos can be pretty pumped about this latest research.<p>According to a study published in <i>Frontiers in Human Neuroscience</i>, master sommeliers—or wine experts—have acute senses of smell, along with larger, thicker parts of the brain. It's thought that this thickness can …

Coin Ring for Men – Morgan Silver Dollar Coin Ring Makes a Unique Ring for Him and a Beautiful Coin Jewelry Piece in 3 Finishes

This stunning men’s coin ring features a genuine Morgan silver dollar expertly crafted and customized to your personality by offering it in a choice of three different finishes – either a beautiful polished silver (photo #3), a striking black patina (photos 1 & 2) or a one-sided band (photo #4, …

The best honeymoon hotels in the Indian Ocean

Whether you plan to sunbathe on a white sand beach or embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, Telegraph Travel’s new series will help you find the perfect honeymoon resort.<p>The penultimate video in our series looks at the Indian Ocean – featuring luxurious options in the Maldives, Zanzibar and the …

The World's Best Airline Is Having A Rare Sale — But You Need To Act Fast

Several weeks ago, Emirates was named best airline in the world by the British travel review website Skytrax. Of course, we've always known the …

The best all-inclusive resorts for adults

Looking for a great getaway without the kids?<p>These top-ranked resorts are the best all-inclusives-- and they're only for adults.<p>1. Secrets the Vine, Cancun, Mexico<p>Upon arrival to Secrets the Vine, you're struck by the hotel’s stunning Art Deco design and floor-to-ceiling windows, offering expansive …

Riviera Maya

Nikesh Arora Interview: Always Know When to Exit

Nikesh Arora shocked the business world two years ago when he jumped from his role as Google’s chief business officer to SoftBank (SB), the …

Venture Capital

How To Rebuild Your Wardrobe With 16 Items

Rebuild your wardrobe with just 16 items? You bet. Ryan Gosling said so. There's that line in the film 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' (the long weekend had us …

Lifestyle

These affordable leather dress shoes are a game-changer

Spring is in the air, which also means wedding season is nigh.<p>There's much for dudes to think about, from suit fit to accessories. Cost can add up …

New York City's 24 Most Essential Burgers

New York City has some of the nation's oldest and most storied hamburgers, spanning a list of patties that are as diverse in form as the New York burger scene is broad. The burgers below date as far back as the 1930s and for the most part remain largely unchanged, providing a timeline of sorts for …

New York City

What Food Festivals Are Coming to New York This Spring?

Each spring, epicurean aficionados gather in NYC to celebrate the first inklings of warmer weather with a variety of food-centric festivities. As the …

Why the DC Extended Universe Will Succeed

Last week, <i>Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> rode into theaters riding a wave of hype and excitement, but was met with (largely) negative reviews …

12 Best DC Animated Movies of All Time

Together, DC and Warner Bros. have created some of the greatest animated comic book films to date. Really setting the standard for what an animated …